Institutions, organizations, contacts

National institutions

Permanent Delegation of the Republic of Peru to UNESCO
Maison de l’UNESCO
Bureau M7.46-45-44-
1, rue Miollis
75732 PARIS Cedex 15

Peruvian National Commission of Cooperation for UNESCO
Calle Del Comercio
N° 193 - San Borja

Designated authority for the use of the emblem:

This country did not designate yet any national authority in charge of the use of the emblem of the Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage

Read more on the use the emblem

UNESCO’s contacts

UNESCO Office in Lima
Av. Javier Prado Este 2465 - 8 piso
Museo de la Nacion, San Borja
Apartado Postal 41-0192
Culture Program officer:

UNESCO Office in Quito
Veintimilla E9-53 entre Plaza y Tamayo
Culture Program officer:
Alcira Sandoval Ruiz (

UNESCO headquarters (ICH Section)
Regional officer:
De Sancristóbal, Berta (

Category 2 center(s)

Regional Centre for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Latin America
The functions of the Centre are: (i) to create forums for discussion and exchange; (ii) to gather, organize and disseminate information in the field of the intangible cultural heritage; (iii) to establish networks for the exchange of information, specialists and cultural workers; (iv) to foster cooperation among institutions; (v) to maintain a link with the Intergovernmental Committee; (vi) to promote regional training and capacity-building activities at the request of the participating States; (vii) to promote regional activities to raise awareness concerning enhancement of the intangible cultural heritage through the media.
Calle Maruri S/N 2  piso
Complejo Kusicancha
Participating countries: Argentina, Bolivia (Plurinational State of), Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, El Salvador, Ecuador, Guatemala, Mexico, Paraguay, Uruguay, Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)